2015 Trustee Election

Settlement Notice

Welcome to Ngati Mutunga o Wharekauri Iwi Trust.  We are an iwi of Wharekauri (Chatham Islands) which is located about 870 kms away to the East of New Zealand, in what is known as the "Roaring Forties".  Two islands are permanently inhabited; Wharekauri, the main island has a population of about 640 people and Rangiauria (Pitt Island), which has a population of about 40 people.  The main industries on the Chatham Islands are fishing, farming and tourism.

Registered Historic & Archaeological sites on the Chatham Islands-including Pitt Island.

The Kaumatua are working on the Pa Tangaroa design for this website banner. This design is specific to Ngati Mutunga and will be posted shortly.

September 2010
Island whanau send our love and karakia to all of our Canterbury whanau, nga mihi kia koutou.
August 2010
Note change of date for Wharekauri AGM
June 2010
To download Te Pūtea Whanaungatanga form click here
May 2010
AGM and election of Trustees. Check out Latest News.

Annual Report 2015 released


The 2015 Annual Report is now available on the Iwi Trust Publications (/iwi-trust-publications) page of this website. Or, you can click here to download:

Annual Report 2015 Annual Report 2015 (6586 KB)


Reo Wananga - 07Aug


Reo Wananga Friday 7 August to Tuesday 11 April Whakamaharatanga Marae, Te One, Wharekauri Kiaora Whanau Rumatiki Timu and Esther Timu from Te Reo o Taranaki will be holding the next Reo wananga on the island from Friday 7 August to Tuesda..

Negotiator Hui me Ngahau


Kiaora whanau Our follow-up hui with you all to discuss negotiators for our settlement is at: Whakamaharatanga Marae Wednesday 15 July 3pm We then have the Minister of Treaty Settlements, the Hon Chris..

Confirmed Trustee Candidate List 2015


2015 Trustee Election Candidates Nominations for the 2015 Trustee election closed at 5pm on Friday 3 July 2015. The following nominations have been confirmed: Wharekauri Region Trustees (2 vacancies) KAMO John WAIRUA Iwiroa D..


If you or your whanau are of Ngati Mutunga o Wharekauri descent then register online here.